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The Squire has been Rockford’s free weekly newspaper since 1871. Our loyal readership includes over fifteen thousand homes in the Rockford area, including the affluent Lakes area of Lake Bella Vista, Bostwick Lake and Silver Lake; Belmont, Blythefield, as well as Algoma, Courtland, Cannon and Plainfield Townships. The Squire is distributed through the U.S. Post Office every Thursday. We also deliver to in-town businesses and homes with paper carriers and news stands in our grocery stores and over thirty local shops.

Ram harriers win second invite

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Devon Liu, Steven Ek and Ryan Romain round a corner in the cross country meet in Bath on Saturday, Sept. 12. The Rams finished on top to bring home the championship trophy. On a day that started out with a long, early morning bus ride in heavy fog, the Rockford boys cross country team made their own sunshine for Coach Andrew Martin, as they won their second consecutive [...]

Young Rockford water polo team learns tough lessons

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Senior Kyle Peterson takes a shot. Photo by GORDON PETERSON The Rockford boys water polo team won three games and lost three last week. Their 2009 record now stands at 7-4. Other teams in the region are gunning for Rockford, and the young Rams are learning how tough it is to close out games and win consistently. Rockford started the week on Wednesday, Sept. 9 with a [...]

Rams JV soccer wins one, ties one first week of school

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Connor Doud (#10) battles his Mustang opponent for the ball. Photo by BRETT DOUD Rockford’s junior varsity soccer team had two home games this week. The first game was Wednesday, Sept. 9 against the West Catholic Falcons. The Rams had an easy time with the Falcons. The first goal came at four minutes into the game. Connor Doud shot a penalty-kick bullet past the [...]

Obituaries – September 17, 2009

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Fisher Carole M. Fisher, age 44, passed away September 12, 2009, from accidental injuries. Born in Big Rapids, she graduated from Cedar Springs High School in 1982. With her family, she enjoyed yearly tent camping trips to the Upper Peninsula. Prior to an accident in 1991, she loved to dance and roller-skate, and later played Bingo, a variety of card games, and computer [...]

International Russian Radio and Television North American representative to speak at Harvest celebration

September 17, 2009 // 0 Comments

Each year Crossfire Ministries celebrates a Harvest celebration featuring a key international speaker from an affective missions ministry. On Sunday, Sept. 20, Reverend David Ogren will be the special speaker at the 10 a.m. worship service in the conference room adjacent to MVP Health Club, 515 E. Division, Rockford. The public is cordially invited to attend this service. [...]
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